Insulin Pump Users Forum (2,152)

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Blood in the tube?

Just a few weeks ago I put my insulin set the Silhouette Infusion Set on my legs. The first time I put it on some blood came back into the…

Started by William

5 Jul 19, 2009
Reply by Wendy M

New Omnipod user

Hi, My daughter just started the Omnipod. So far so good. Still messing with it but I think she is going to like it. It's our first attemp…

Started by Candice Carr

9 Jul 18, 2009
Reply by Candice Carr

deciding between pumps

I am trying to decide on a new pump. I am on the Cosmo but it is time for a new one. I am looking at the Animas One touch ping and the omni…

Started by Wendy M

25 Jul 17, 2009
Reply by Audery Hirsch

How long does it take to get used to pumping?

I am a very impatient person, my doctor is a very patient , methodical person, my saline date is july 28th and i was told i would start pum…

Started by Michael Chappell

17 Jul 17, 2009
Reply by John

Tubed Pumpers Come Here...

Okay, I just change site and it really hurts at the beginning now am fine after 5 minutes. The reason was that I went little bit farther, u…

Started by Ahmad

19 Jul 17, 2009
Reply by Jonathan

Frustrated with exercising and unpredictable BGs

I need help. I went to work out this AM, I reduced my basal & ate 15g of carb like I'm supposed to and I couldn't even finish my workou…

Started by Suzanne

22 Jul 16, 2009
Reply by marty peters

Cheater....Are you!?

Def: Cheater: Someone that eats something and don't bolus (take insulin) for it. Confession: I cheat a lot, don't bolus for fruits and som…

Started by Ahmad

46 Jul 16, 2009
Reply by Patricia

How do you sleep at night?

I have the CGM on one side of my abdomen and the pump inserted on the other side. So I have to sleep lying flat on my back all night. I've…

Started by John Smith

36 Jul 16, 2009
Reply by Sherri

Insulin Pump

Hi all I am 24 year old male and i am type 1 diabetic with lot of variation in blood sugar, my doctor advised me to use insulin pump but I…

Started by joseph mathew

21 Jul 15, 2009
Reply by Unicornzzz

Do I need a pump break?

I have been gone a bit mostly because my sugars are awful. I can not seem to get any place on my body to work with insulin anymore besides…

Started by Laura

14 Jul 15, 2009
Reply by Laura




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